Millennium Hotels and Resorts has announced its first venture into Palestine.
The announcement was made following a franchise agreement with the Yabous Group for the Millennium Ramallah Palestine Hotel.
Kevork Deldelian, chief operating officer, Millennium Hotels and Resorts MEA said: “We are delighted to form a partnership with Arab Hotels Company, one of the most respected companies in the region, and to make our market entry into Palestine.
“This signing marks the beginning of what we believe will be a long and fruitful relationship and further emphasises our commitment to expansion across the entire Middle East region. We look forward to delivering a quality hotel with international hospitality standards that offers bespoke service and excellent facilities in a key strategic location.”
Millennium Ramallah Palestine Hotel is scheduled to have grand opening in August 2017. Located in the heart of the administrative capital Ramallah, the five-star hotel offers 171 rooms alongside seven meeting rooms, a ballroom, three dining outlets, a fitness centre, an outdoor swimming pool and a business centre.
“We are pleased to introduce the Millennium brand to the Palestinian market. Having a prominent global hotel operator such as Millennium Hotels and Resorts on board will add value to our hotel,” said Amir Dajani, chairman of the board, Arab Hotels Company.
“Through its strong presence in the Middle East, we trust that they will provide the expected support and expertise to drive the performance of our property. We look forward to bringing a high level of international hospitality experience to hotel guests, ensuring they have an outstanding experience every time they stay.”